Showing posts with label KIGALI. Show all posts
Showing posts with label KIGALI. Show all posts

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Nyabugogo Bus Terminal & Station Kigali Routes To Gisenyi, Kibuye, Kampala Map

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 The Nyabugogo Bus Station Is Located In the Nyabugogo area of Kigali, The Bus and Taxi station also acts as a trading post, facilitating commerce between folks on the move. The Nyabugogo Bus Station is about 2km north of the city centre. This Bus Station in Rwanda is well organized with each bus company having a separate office and, in general, destinations and fares listed on the wall of each office. Buses usually depart from the office where you made booking of your Tickets.

Nyabugogo Bus Terminal Map, Location & Routes

The Town located Bus sTerminal Nyabugogo is located on the western outskirts of Kigali. From This station, You can travel to different destinations within and across the Rwandese boarder, Nyabugogo Bus Station is particularly popular with foreigners heading to Kibuye, Gisenyi, Ruhengeri, Kampala and many other places in Rwanda and neighboring countires like Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya and DRC.

Most of the bus companies in the station actually have ticket offices where you can easily make a Booking of your ticket for the chosen trip.

This Station Is Located on Latitude/Longitude:-1.941261/30.044770. 1.12 km North-West Kimisagara Kigali City Rwanda.
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When You are at the station, Expect it to be quite chaotic and busy as buses to places all over the country and across Rwandese boarder leave from here.
When You are at the station, You will find helpful person who will direct you to the bus or ticket office you are after. Bear in Mind That these people will expect a small amount of money for such assistance though most doesn't demand it.

Types Of Buses Working On Nyabugogo Station

There are yellow striped white minibuses on the south side are for greater Kigali and those with green stripes (western side) are for around Rwanda. For these Minibuses, All fares are paid while you have seated on the bus and conductor collecting those Fares while you are on the go.

If you need to get into town hop onto a velo-taxi (going rate RWf 300/km and it is about 4) or yellow striped four wheel car. The police station is the green shack on the SW corner, thats the only corner with two roads, and if you want to catch a coach to Entebbe or Kampala they leave every couple of hours. Buy your ticket and seat at the green 1 1/2 shed at the far end of the western boundary or just look for a two deep queue at least 20 persons long.

Nyabugogo Bus Station is perfectly safe if somewhat mad. You will be offered knock off clothes, hot pizza, even carvings and many other foods and drinks. If you need the toilets then walk slightly uphill 300m on the Boulevard de Nyabugogo (eastwards) to the faded white fronted Hotel President. You Can Buy a coffee or beer to use the facilities.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Types Of Public Transport Companies & Travell / Getting Around Rwanda, Routes & Stattion

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Rwanda is one among the East African countries which real known for it's fruity coffee, volcanic landscapes, and endangered mountain gorillas, should be on the bucket list of every adventurous traveller. The country is proud itself for having a really reliable public and private transit system, making traversing the land of a thousand hills all the easier.

About 90% of people in the Rwanda, travelling by bus is the easiest and affordable way to make long journeys, travel by air is more a luxury than a necessity for many and since there is no railway travel in Rwanda the best way to connect Rwanda to rest of East Africa is by road transportation.

The country boast itself to have efficient and reliable public transport. Privately run buses cover the whole country and with scheduled departure times for those main buses, you won’t find yourself waiting for hours while the driver scouts for more passengers. For a well established bus companies, You can buy tickets in advance from a ticket office, which is usually the point of departure.

Apart from those main buses, You will find plenty of well maintained, modern minibuses serving all the main routes. Head to the bus stand in any town between dawn and about 3pm and it is quite easy to find one heading to Kigali and nearby towns. Destinations are displayed in the front window and the fares are fixed for some routes but you can also make negotiations with the ticket seller/vendor or driver. Neither buses nor minibuses are supposed to charge extra for baggage.

Bus Stations For Local & National Bus

For a Local Buses, Bus stations are located in all of Rwanda’s major cities and towns, with buses driving both local and national routes. Local buses crisscross Kigali, Musanze, Gisenyi, Kibuye, Cyangugu, and Butare, making their way to each neighborhood throughout the day. To hail a local bus, find one of the ubiquitous bus stops around the city, A small stand with a bench and crowds of people. A local bus will cost between 200 and 400 Rwandan Francs.

For a National Buses, Every city or town has a bus stop or terminal for the cross country national buses. Bus companies surround the parking lot, and list their destinations on posters in front of the ticket counter. Buy your tickets from the companies themselves the day of your trip, as scam artists will generally descend upon lost looking travellers the moment they step into the terminal. After purchasing your tickets, the company will guide you to their bus that’s generally parked right in front of the office. Buses leave for Kigali’s major cities and towns every thirty minutes or so until late afternoon, and pretty much every company in Nyabugogo is reliable

Types Of Public Transport Available In Rwanda

Taxi & MotoTaxi
Taxis are only really necessary in Kigali, though taxis are available in most other major towns.

Most towns are compact enough to walk around, but otherwise a mototaxi is a good bet. They are generally fast but safe, and there’s nearly always a helmet for the passenger.

City Express
This type of transport is only available in Kigali. these buses (smaller and big ones) take you from the major bus stations in Kigali to the smaller spots. Cheap and sometimes very easy. The try to load the van as much as they can. Sometimes they pull you in but the ride mostly takes only about 5 minutes. They leave fast.

Taxi Bus
Taxi bus can be found all over the country. They get you from city to city for a very low (fixed) price. Usually there's no negotiation over the prices. You might want to check with the other passengers what they are paying. Paying happens inside the bus once he/she is driving. Taxi buses are easy to recognize.

Taxi Bus Express
This Express buses leave on marked hours and you need to buy tickets for them at the office of the bus company. There are a few bus companies all over the country.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Ritco Bus Rwanda Website, Contacts, Booking, Schedule, Routes, Offices & Tickets

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Rwanda Interlink Transport Company (Ritco) Is the successor to the government company ONATRACOM. RITCO is a joint venture between the Government of Rwanda and the Rwanda Federation of Transport Cooperatives (RFTC).

The company, established to mitigate public transport woes for rural folks yesterday unveiled 20 new buses for the launch.

Ritco was set up following the liquidation of the public transport company, ONATRACOM In 2016.

The Cabinet meeting of 16 December 2015 approved the establishment of a joint venture between the Government of Rwanda and Private Investors on Public Transport. In this regards, Ritco was established in order to continue providing public transport services, especially in rural areas.

Ritco Express Bus Routes

Kigali – Birambo
Kigali To Kampala
Kampala To Cyanika
Cyanika To Goma
Goma To Kampala
Gisoro To Kampala
Gisoro To Mbarara
Mbarara To Kampala
Kampala To Kabale
Kampala To Kanyaru
Kigali To Mbarara
Kigali To Kabale
Kigali To Muhanga
Kigali To Ruhango
Kigali To Nyanza
Kigali To Huye
Kigali To Nyamagabe
Kigali To Kanyaru
Muhanga To Ruhango
Muhanga To Nyanza
Muhanga To Huye
Muhanga To Nyamagabe
Ruhango To Nyanza
Ruhango To Huye
Huye To Nyamagabe
Huye To Nyanza
Huye To Kanyaru

Ritco Express Bus Offices & Contact Number For Booking & Enquiry

Located on  Nyamirambo Street

P.O. Box 619

Kigali, Rwanda

Tel: +250-252575411

Friday, September 28, 2018

Horizon Express Kigali To Huye Contacts, Booking, Prices, Offices & Routes

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Horizon Express is one of the public transport companies licensed by the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Agency (RURA), the country’s public utility regulator. The motive behind its creation was the high demand of public transport services that prevailed at that time, in relation to the public transport companies that were operating along the routes linking the Southern Province and Kigali City. It commenced its operations on the 23rd of June 2006.

The Services Offered By Horizon Express

1. Public transport services
There are 18 ticket sales and booking outlets as well as 6 branches in Kigali, Ruhango, Muhanga, Nyanza, Huye and Nyamagabe.

Their vehicles depart every 30 minutes except for Kigali-Muhanga; Muhanga – Kigali routes where our vehicles depart every 15 minutes

2. Courier services in collaboration with Horizontal Courier Company, Their sister company.
Horizon Express Ltd in partnership with Horizontal Logistics Limited  provide local courier service solutions to customers across Rwanda. With local courier service as well as nationwide courier and delivery services.
The Horizon Express Ltd team of Courier Service agents is skilled and professional and ready to help you meet your deadlines with our speedy delivery service.

In the framework of delivering efficient, reliable and secure public transport services to their esteemed clientele, Horizon Express Limited is equipped with an electronic ticketing system which facilitating in issuing tickets to passengers. The company is also endowed with a tracking system that helps its management to control the movement and the speed of its vehicles so as to reduce or minimize the risk of accidents and to ensure the peace of mind of our passengers and the operated routes.

Horizon Express Bus Routes & Prices

Kigali To Huye
  2 510 frw

Kigali To Nyamagabe
   3 040 frw

Kigali To Nyanza
   1 670 frw

Kigali To Ruhango
   1 350 frw

Kigali To Muhanga
   930 frw

Huye To Muhanga
   1 410 frw

Huye To Nyamagabe
   510 frw

Huye To Ruhango
   970 frw

Huye To Nyanza
   670 frw

Nyamagabe To Muhanga
   1 900 frw

Nyanza To Nyamagabe

Nyanza To Ruhango
   350 frw

Muhanga To Ruhango
   500 frw

Ruhango To Nyamagabe
   1 480 frw

Nyamagabe To Gasarenda
   400 frw

Nyamagabe To Karambi
   300 frw

Huye To Gasarenda
   890 frw

Horizon Express Bus Offices & Contact Numbers For Booking & Enquiry


B.P. 3496 KIGALI

Bureau Huye   : 0788653484 / 0788504111

Bureau Kigali : 0784041036 / 0788303223

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Virunga Express Bus Gisenyi To Musanze Contacts, Booking, Prices, Offices & Routes

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Virunga Express Ltd is a group of companies; its head office is based in the heart of Kigali at Rue du Lac RWERU.

Virunga Express Ltd. started activities on August, 8th, 2001; created by Niyitegeka Bonaventure a young entrepreneur only 25 years old, inspired by a similar existing company "Volcano Express" when he was at National University of Rwanda.

The company started with express transport business. Now apart from the transport service, the group offers a wide range of services including Courier Express services and Money Transfer Service with 30 VMT Offices countrywide and 4 offices in the region (Goma, Kampala, Nairobi, and Bujumbura).

Their vans are ones of the most comfortable in the whole country and when you travel with Virunga Express, you always reach your destination on time.  To MusanzeTheir experienced staff offers a vast choice of Travel services designed to satisfy your highest standards.

Time and speed are our driving forces when delivering your mails and parcels to their destinations.
Simple Courier    500
Complex Courier    1000
Simple Check    1000
Complex Check    3000
Small Box    2000
Big Box    3000
Electronic Device    5000
Dollars    30

Virunga Express Routes & Prices / Fares (RWF)

Kigali  To  Musanze     Every 30 Minutes    1 700
Kigali  To  Rubavu    Every 30 Minutes    3 000
Kigali  To  Gicumbi    Every 30 Minutes    1 000
Musanze  To  Kigali    Every 30 Minutes    1 700
Musanze  To  Rubavu    Every 30 Minutes    1 100
Rubavu  To  Kigali    Every 30 Minutes    3 000
Rubavu  To  Musanze    Every 30 Minutes    1 100
Gicumbi  To  Kigali    Every 30 Minutes    1 000

Virunga Express Offices, Contact Numbers For Booking & Enquiry

Virunga Busines Groupe
P.O.Box: 121 Musanze
Contacts: +250 788 51 08 73 (Ruhengeri),
+250 788 59 77 88 (Gisenyi), 
+250 788 43 19 60 (Kigali)

Virunga Express Customer Services
    Passenger transportation.
    Car hire for groups. For more information call +250 788 43 19 60 or write to us

    Transport for special occasions around the country. For more information call +250 788 43 19 60 or write to us

    Organized tours. For more information call +250 788 43 19 60

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Volcano Express Kigali To Muhanga Contacts, Tickets, Timetable, Booking, Offices & Routes

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Volcano Express Is one of the most reliable and affordable courier and Public transport service providers in Rwanda. They have years of experience in the business of transport services, and aim to provide their clients with convenience, reliability and affordability through our premium Transport services.

Volcano Express offer  best Public Transport services, along with other ancillary services,  solutions to their clients, which we design as per their requirements and business ecosystem to help cut their cost, arrive at time.

Volcano Express Courier
It is a same day service available 10hrs a day, 365 days a year, including bank holidays; depending on availability, on any location in our area servies. When you delivering with Volcano Express – you’re working with specialists in international courier delivery services! With our wide range of express parcel and package services.

Volcano Express Cargo
Team of cargo experts are always available to help you with any queries you might have. We would study your requirements and provide you with a quote that would not only suit your budget, but would also save you considerable amount of money in the long term. And, we guarantee that.

Volcano Express Route In Rwanda & Uganda

Kigali To Kampala
Kampala To Cyanika
Cyanika To Goma
Goma To Kampala
Gisoro To Kampala
Gisoro To Mbarara
Mbarara To Kampala
Kampala To Kabale
Kampala To Kanyaru
Kigali To Mbarara
Kigali To Kabale
Kigali To Muhanga
Kigali To Ruhango
Kigali To Nyanza
Kigali To Huye
Kigali To Nyamagabe
Kigali To Kanyaru
Muhanga To Ruhango
Muhanga To Nyanza
Muhanga To Huye
Muhanga To Nyamagabe
Ruhango To Nyanza
Ruhango To Huye
Huye To Nyamagabe
Huye To Nyanza
Huye To Kanyaru

Volcano Express Contact Number For Booking & Enquiry

Volcano Express, Itd.
In Rwanda, Office location:KN 4 Ave M. Peace Plaza

In Uganda, Office location: Old Kampala, Near Gadafi mosque opposite Kobil petrol station

Booking | +256753813059 | +256770835989
Special Contact | +256772834655


Jaguar Bus Kigali To Kampala Contacts, Roues, Booking, Timetable, Prices & Offices

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Jaguar Executive Coaches connects Kigali to Kampala via te Gatuna border or via Kayonza and Kagitumba. It also have buses to Arusha Tanzania and the journey take 30 Hrs.

Jaguar Executive Coaches Provide a reliable and comfortable public transport service which people can look to as a viable and convenient transport alternative to the buses. We will continually monitor the needs of the traveling public and review our service delivery on a regular basis in order to maintain people's interest in our public transport service.

Rwandan regional travel company Jaguar Executive Coaches  which runs a fleet of over 30 buses between Kigali and Kampala is the transport network of choice for you then. According to Jaguar Executive Coaches, the firm is in the equipped its vehicles with WiFi networks connected to what appears to be a HSDPA modem.

Jaguar Executive Coaches Routes

Kampala To Kigali

Kampala To Bunjumbura

Kampala To Goma  via Kisoro

Kigali to Kabale/Lake Bunyonyi

Kabale to Mbarara

Jaguar Executive Coaches Offices & Contact Numbers For Booking

Jaguar Executive Coaches
Plot 30/32 Namirembe Road, Kampala
Tel: +256 414 425855 
Fax: +256 414 231414

Located on Avenue de la paix
Kigali, Rwanda

For WhatsApp
+256 790610738

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Trinity Express Bus Kigali to Dar es salaam, Booking, Offices, Contacts, Timetable & Routes

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Trinity Express Limited, a Kigali based bus company launched Kigali - Dar es Salaam route just a few months ago, They are operating in this route and they have a good reputation thought it is the only company in this route.

Trinity express has in recent years become one of the largest bus operators between Kigali and Kampala and is looking to expand its market in Bujumbura and Goma also.

The route by road runs along what is known as the Central Transport Corridor and will be crossing into Tanzania at the just opened one stop common border point at Rusumo, where a few months ago a new bridge was opened too. Coming to Tanzania, Trinity Express invested Chinese Yutong buses with semi luxury class. Their buses has on board entertainment for better travel.

Trinity Express bus Routes:

Kigali - Dar es salaam
Kigali - Kampala

Trinity Express Offices & Contacts:

Kampala, Uganda +256
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+256 775 166501

Dar es salaam, Tanzania
+255 0788 016 775

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Taqwa Bus Services Dar es salaam To Lusaka Schedule, Contact, Booking, Offices & Routes

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Taqwa, they are the large painted Tanzanian buses of bright colours and decorated between kitsch and exoticism, through is African right through. Take them in Bujumbura go Dar- are - Saalam (36h of about crossing) or go from junctions Tanzania in Southern Africa. For information, do not hesitate to contact Saïdi, with the first number listed. Departures are "at Siyoni" main square, starting from the big international buses, between the industrial district and Buyenzi (avenue of the OAU).

The company which has been operating the Kigali - Dar es Salaam route via the Rusumo border post recently opened a number of other long routes to Lusaka in Zambia, Lilongwe in Malawi, and Lubumbashi in DRC via Gisenyi.

It has existed for over 25 years operating a big fleet of luxury buses within East, Central and Southern Africa countries.

Taqwa Bus Services Routes:

Dar es salaam To Lusaka
Dar es salaam To Bunjumbura
Dar es salaam To Lilongwe
Dar es salaam To Kigali
Dar es salaam To Nairobi
Dar es salaam To Kampala
Dar es salaam To Lubumbashi

Taqwa Bus Services Offices & Contacts For Enquiry

Address: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
City of Tanzania
,Post Office box: 19619, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Phone number: 022 212 0937
+255 653 855 556

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Modern Coast Bus Nairobi To Dar es salaam, Contacts, Booking, Parcel, Offices, Courier & Routes

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Modern Coast Express Ltd is a luxury coach company incorporated on 26th May 2007 operating within Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. Modern Coast Express is one of the most recognised luxury bus companies operating in the region. The company has over 50 branches in Kenya ,5 branches in Uganda , 6 branches in Tanzania and one branch in Rwanda.

The main office is on Jomo Kenyatta Avenue in the Coast Total petrol station, next to Aswan restaurant.

Clearly one of the most successful long distance, luxury coach companies, Modern Coast has been operating since 2007 in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Intense marketing of their oxygen (O2) brand has been one of the contributing factors to their success.

 They travel to Nairobi, Mombasa, Tanga, Kampala, Kisumu, Malindi, Dar, Migori, Busia and Malaba and connecting towns among other routes.

The Oxygen bus that ply’s the Nairobi-Mombasa route and vice versa is known for its deluxe amenities like VIP seats with legroom, Aircon, WI-FI, Reclining seats, Plasma Screens, charging sockets, beverages, hostesses on board and much more.

Modern Coast Routes:

Dar es salaam - Arusha Via Moshi
Dar es salaam - Nairobi via Arusha
Mombasa - Dar es salaam 
Nairobi - Kigali
Nairobi - Kampala

How To Do Modern Coast Online Booking / Paybill Number

Apart from the old-school booking system, and using the Modern Coast online booking app for Android, this is the procedure for online booking and payment through Mpesa:

  1.     Go to Modern Coast Bus using your computer or mobile phone
  2.     Select your travel details from the getting started section of the homepage and search for available buses.
  3.     Modern Coast Online Booking
  4.     The website will display a list of Modern Coast buses that travel that route on that day, and the prices, reporting time and departure time.
  5.     Modern Coast Bus Route Buses
  6.     Select the bus that fits your travel plans (departure and arrival time and cost/ price), you are then taken to a page with available seats (if any) on that bus.
  7.     Select Modern Coast Bus
  8.     Available seats are brightly colored
  9.     Modern Coast Bus Available Seats
  10.     Select your preferred (available) seat(s) on the bus chart, then click Submit.
  11.     Modern Coast Bus Available Seats
  12.     Enter your personal details: phone number, name, e-mail, passport or National ID number and Nationality. Select your preferred payment option (either Safaricom Mpesa, Visa or Mastercard).
  13.     Modern Coast Bus Personal Details
  14.     You will be sent an SMS with the modern coast express MPESA paybill number and account number for Lipa Na Mpesa when you select M-pesa
  15.     Pay the bus fare within 15 minutes after receiving the SMS. After payment, you will receive an SMS from Mpesa to confirm the transaction, and another SMS from Modern Coast Bus to confirm your Modern Coast online booking. This confirmation SMS will also have your bus ticket number.

Modern Coast Offices & Contacts:

Luther Plaza, 4th Floor
Nyerere / State House Road
Nairobi - Kenya
P: (254) 717-444-460

Dar Es Salaam Office(Lumumba Office)
Cell: +255 788 621 757 

Dar Es Salaam Office(Kariakoo Office)
Cell: +255 657 620 985

Dar Es Salaam Office(Ubungo Office)
Cell: +255 713 780 756

+255 783 593 330

+255 783 594 000

You can get any further assistance by contacting Modern Coast Bus on:
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Mob:+254 705 700 888,788 888 800,729 403 589